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Tell me this doesn't sound like the end of democracy

Attorney General William Barr has issued new restrictions on opening investigations into politically sensitive individuals or entities, including a requirement that he approve any inquiry into a presidential candidate or campaign.

https://www.npr.org/2020/02/06/803506238/attorney-general-barr-issues-new-rules-for-politically-sensitive-investigations?fbclid=IwAR2gyhFvekQPLYsPksw1kZ_uhWYoadU_WEbL_03P7cSlqcSf-nbEMbYypdU


Sounds to me like Barr will become the sole gate keeper to oversight.

Trump indicated retribution would be coming for his enemies

The whole video is good but 11:50 is where retribution talk starts

Right now Glenn Beck is playing Tulsi Gabbard for a fool

Beck is interviewing Gabbard and has her falling for, and giving credence to the talking point that Democrats 'just hate Trump' and are mad about losing the 2016 election.

Will it become official that the call was not "perfect"?

The House managers proved their case, right? In fact they did it so well new witnesses were not needed in the Senate part of it all. Will that be the official outcome of all this? Will there be an official statement from Roberts or someone in the Senate expressing that Trump's behavior was found inappropriate, just not enough for removal?



A breakdown of false and misleading claims during the so-called "trial"

From the article at link below:


White House counsel Pat Cipollone falsely suggested Republicans were barred from the closed-door depositions conducted by the House intelligence committee. But members of three committees — both Democrats and Republicans — participated.

Jay Sekulow, President Donald Trump’s attorney, falsely said, “During the proceedings that took place before the Judiciary Committee, the president was denied the right to cross-examine witnesses … the right to access evidence and … the right to have counsel present at hearings.” The committee chair invited Trump and his lawyers to participate, but they declined.


Read more
https://www.factcheck.org/2020/01/false-and-misleading-claims-at-impeachment-trial/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=social-pug&fbclid=IwAR1KqVHtS69AcHL-fm9hgwpGSyyhbQl8UKskvuAlO77Ck3wV-KebIPX2Fk4
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